The Bone Research Branch of the National Institute of Dental Research is searching for an assistant professor with an MD and residency training in orthopaedics to fill a senior research fellowship position for 2 to 3 years. Salary support for the candidate will be shared by the sponsoring academic institutions and the Bone Research Branch. Laboratory expenses will be covered by the Bone Research Branch.
Arrangements can be made for the candidate to use the research project performed on campus towards a PhD degree. The Bone Research Branch focuses on the molecular biology, cellular biochemistry and protein chemistry of bone formation, and will provide basic training in these areas. It is anticipated that the position will be filled by the end of the summer.
Interested applicants should contact Michael Ehrlich, MD, Rhode Island Hospital, 593 Eddy St., Providence, R.I., 02903 (401) 444-5895, fax (401) 457-1540 (Dr. Ehrlich is chairman of the Academy's Committee on Research) or Pamela Gehron Robey, PhD, chief, Bone Research Branch, National Institute of Dental Research, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD, 20892 (301) 496-4563, fax (301) 402-0824.